Incident #1469

At 17:28 on Wednesday 31st August 2022, Calder Valley Search and Rescue Team (CVSRT) received a request from Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) to assist with the extraction of a male who had fallen whilst out biking above Brearley Wood, Midgley suffering a hip injury.
YAS were first on scene and provided initial medical care.  Upon arrival of CVSRT further medical care and pain relief was provided.  The casualty was then moved into an immobilising and protective vacuum mattress, covered in a warming winter casualty bag, transferred onto a stretcher and carried to the awaiting ambulance.
#1469 Above Brearley Wood, Midgley

17:28 Wed 31st Aug 2022

#No 51 of 2022

Duration 3 hrs 22 mins

In attendance;



Additional Info

  • Date: Wednesday, 31 August 2022
  • Location: Midgley
  • Grid Reference: SE 03496 26524
  • Latitude: 53.735094
  • Longitude: -1.9484854
  • Man Hours: 57.8
  • Members In Attendance: 14

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